Which MLB Divisional Futures Are Offering Value?

Earlier this month, the offshore sportsbook BetOnline posted odds for all six division winners. The Chicago Cubs opened as the odds-on favorite (-500) to win the NL Central, while the Cleveland Indians opened as massive chalk (-350) to win the AL Central. [ Save 40% on Sportsbook Insider Pro with the MLB Early Bird Special ]…

2017 MLB Playoff Odds

The 2017 MLB season is scheduled to begin on Sunday, April 2 with three games, headlined by the World Series Champion Chicago Cubs facing off against the rivaled St. Louis Cardinals. As the start of the new season draws near, sportsbooks are shifting their focus from basketball to baseball with a number of different futures and…

2017 MLB Betting Against the Public Report

Past research has conclusively proven that betting against the public will produce a positive return on investment, although many bettors are confused about why this is such a successful strategy. Contrary to popular belief, oddsmakers do not attempt to balance their book by attracting 50 percent of the action on each side. Instead, they shade their…

2017 MLB Win Totals

Back in early February, Atlantis Sportsbook in Las Vegas became the first oddsmaker to post win totals for the 2017 MLB season. Although many books had been hanging World Series odds for several months, this offered our first glimpse into the projected final standings for the upcoming season. Almost two weeks later, the Westgate Las Vegas Superbook…

Why Are Bettors Avoiding Gonzaga in the Elite Eight?

It’s human nature to root for winners and scoring, which is why recreational bettors typically gravitate towards favorites and overs. Casual bettors are often very reactionary and place an inordinate amount of importance on the most recent games. Sportsbooks understand these tendencies and shade their lines accordingly. Sportsbooks do not look to balance their books. They…